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Claymore Scotch Ale - Great Divide Brewing Company

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86
very good

1,145 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,145
Reviews: 424
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.98%
Wants: 35
Gots: 62 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  7.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-22-2009)
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Appearance: Very dark red-brown. A small off-white head quickly fades to a small ring of lace.

Smell: Caramelized malt. Pretty faint.

Taste: Sweet up front with caramel and malt, followed by slight bitterness. After this some alcohol warmth appears along with a woody aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Strong carbonation hits the tongue up front, followed by a smooth, thick body.

Overall: Solid and hearty. If you like caramel, try it!

SensorySupernova, Aug 29, 2014
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Pours a dark brown to black color with ruby highlights, and a two finger foamy head with good retention and lacing. The aroma has caramel malt, peat, roasted malt, and some dark fruit.

Has a sweet taste from the caramel malt, with some bitterness from the roasted malt for balance. There is also peat, a little dark fruit, some smoke, and toasted malt.

Medium bodied with modest carbonation. Has a caramel and peat aftertaste. Very nicely made, and well worth trying again.

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Claymore Scotch Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,145 ratings.